From:  Michał Gołębiowski <m.goleb@gmail.com>
Date:  21 Oct 2013 03:36:25 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.dev.js-sourcemap
Subject:  

Re: Fwd: Re: Allow utilizing fragments of the minified file name for map file names

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On Wednesday, October 2, 2013 7:25:52 PM UTC+2, Brian Slesinsky wrote:
> This is off-topic since it doesn't require any spec changes, but one
> 
> alternative might be for a library author to host the sourcemap and source
> 
> code on their own site and link to it in the minified code using an
> 
> absolute URL. Presumably the traffic from debuggers will be a lot less than
> 
> the original file.

This can't be done currently as the spec requires the "file" parameter, creating a circular dependency between the minified map and its map.